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In this amazing, unique and lavishly illustrated ebook, Edward Snow undertakes an inquiry right into a unmarried portray via the Flemish grasp Peter Bruegel the Elder—the kaleidoscopic Children’s Games—in order to liberate the secrets and techniques of the good painter’s art.

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Within Bruegel : the play of pictures in Children’s video games / Edward Snow. p. cm. contains index. 1. Bruegel, Pieter, ca. 1525–1569. Children’s video games. 2. Bruegel, Pieter, ca. 1525—1569—Criticism and interpretation. three. video games in paintings. I. name. ND673. B73A63 1997 759. 9493—dc21 97-10538 elements of this booklet seemed, in just a little various shape, within the Threepenny overview, Representations, The Kenyon evaluation, and Raritan. i need to thank the nationwide Endowment for the arts and the guts for complicated examine within the visible Arts for his or her beneficiant help of analysis for this e-book. I additionally want to recognize exact money owed of gratitude to Michael Gervasio and Laurie Smith, who supplied the most important insights, and to Leo Steinberg, who recommended me to attend. —E. S.

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